Growers and beekeepers working together – protecting crops and their pollinators

Summary

Hold a 1day symposium for a widerange of stakeholders to hear about issues relating to bee health from Australian and international experts, including the release of the APVMA review into Neonicotinoid use in Australia. THE REPORT OF THE SYMPOSIUM IS AVAILABLE ON THE PLANT HEALTH AUSTRALIA WEBSITE: http://www.planthealthaustralia.com.au/aboutus/events/neonicotinoidsandotherinsecticides/

Program

Honey Bee

Research Organisation

Plant Health Australia Limited

Objective Summary

To allow the broad issues surrounding honey bees in pollinator landscapes, implementing pollination best practice management, research and stewardship of Neonicotinoids and regulations of Neonicotinoids as well as overseas experiences to be outlined and discussed, and to provide a forum at which APVMA can release their review into Neonicotinoid use in Australia.

Project Code

PRJ-009528

Project Stage

Closed

Project Start Date

Saturday, June 1, 2013

Project Completion Date

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Journal Articles From Project

Not Available

National Priority

An environmentally sustainable Australia

National Priority

Advanced Technology

National Priority

HBE-Increase capacity within research community and future industry leaders

Contact